February 5, 2013
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AUSTIN, TEXAS. . .The Hidalgo-Starr County Medical Society has approved the endorsement of Texas Medical Liability Trust (TMLT). TMLT will be the preferred provider of medical liability coverage and services to practicing physicians who are members of the society.
From Don Chow, senior vice president of sales and marketing at TMLT “TMLT has a long history of working closely with physicians in the Valley, from the passage of medical liability reform to supporting the Border Health Caucus. We are happy to have the recognition and support of Hidalgo-Starr CMS.”
From Victor Gonzales, MD, president of Hidalgo-Starr CMS: “TMLT has long supported the medical society and the physicians in the Valley. We are pleased to show our support for TMLT.”
Background — TMLT
TMLT is the state's largest medical liability insurance provider, serving more than 15,500 Texas Medical Association (TMA) member physicians. TMLT is a health care liability claim trust created and exclusively endorsed by TMA. The Trust is headquartered in Austin, Texas.
TMLT is also endorsed by Bexar County Medical Society, Collin-Fannin County Medical Society, Dallas County Medical Society, El Paso County Medical Society, Harris County Medical Society, Jefferson County Medical Society, Lubbock-Crosby-Garza County Medical Society, Nueces County Medical Society, Tarrant County Medical Society, Texas Academy of Family Physicians, Texas Medical Association, Texas Orthopaedic Association, Travis County Medical Society, Smith County Medical Society, and is a Gold Corporate Affiliate of the Texas Medical Group Management Association (TMGMA).
Background — Hidalgo-Starr County Medical Society
The Hidalgo-Starr County Medical Society represents more than 500 physicians in a two-county region.